Egyptian, Roman and Greek Antiquities by Explorer Ancient Art
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1286582
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$585.00
Thoth, the creator god, in the form of an ibis, one of his sacred animals, was also the patron of scribes and of the written word. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. 1 1/8 inches long including mounting. Mounted on a 14K gold (tested) base with a loop for wearing on a necklace. Ex. old Palm Beach, Fl. collection, Ex. Secret Eye Gallery NY in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1286578
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$1,200.00
Terracotta funerary cone for PA-BA-SAI. The translation reads: The Osiris, prophet of Amun-re king of the gods, overseer of the prophets of the gods of Upper Egypt in its entirety, chief steward of the Divine Adoratress, Pa-ba-sai, son of the ‘god’s beloved’ priest Pa-di-bastet, his mother being Ta-senet-hor. 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 7 inches long. Intact as shown. From a Swiss private collection, 1960s-1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1284993
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$225.00
A group of three painted amarna pottery fragments. New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, 1352-1336 B.C. 2 3/4 inches X 1 3/4 inches for largest fragment, 1 7/8 inches X 1.5 inches for middle fragment and 1.5 inches X 1 inch for smallest. From an old Belgian collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1282973
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$850.00
Roman bronze Herakles, standing on an integral base, depicted nude with strong musculature, resting his right hand on one end of his club, the other end beside his foot. The lion's skin hangs over the extended left arm, bent at the elbow. His hair and beard are depicted in short, thick curls. 2nd/ 3rd Century. 2 1/2 inches high. From a Queens, NY collection
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1282959
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$220.00
With trefoil shaped mouth, strap handle and slightly flaring ring foot. Decorated with floral design. 4th Century B.C. 2 1/4 inches high. Small chip on base. Otherwise, intact. From a Queens, NY collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1282951
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$220.00
Miniature stemless kantharos of cylindrical shape with twin rounded strap handles just below the rim and slightly flaring round base. Each side decorated with wavy lines on top and two horizontal bands underneath. This example is an Apulian version of the Attic sessile kantharos. 3rd/4th Century B.C. 1 5/8 inches high. 3 inches handle span. Intact. From a Queens, NY collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Greek : Pottery : Pre AD 1000 item #1280700
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$395.00
Bulbous greek vessel, with strap handle, with decoration and circular bands on mouth and body. 4th century B.C. 2 1/8 inches high. Intact with losses as shown. From a Queens, NY collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1279297
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$625.00
Nicely detailed ibis-headed deity, patron of scribes, striding on a rectangular base with his arms held to his sides, wearing a tripartite wig and striated kilt. Late Period, 600-332 B.C. Repaired at the ankles. 1 1/2 inches high. From a Dutch collection, acquired before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1269566
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$1,100.00
A large bronze eye and eyebrow from a sarcophagus mask. Late Period, 600-300 B.C. Eyebrow measures 4 1/2 inches. Eye measures 4 1/4 inches. Eye with stone remains. Mounted. From an old Belgian collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Pre AD 1000 item #1269541
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$2,495.00
Large seated wood figure of a man, with knees raised, thin body and long arms. Middle Kingdom, 2055–1650 BCE. 7 inches high. Remains of original polychrome. Ex. Olivier Tiano Gallery, Paris, said to be from an old French collection, collected in the early 1980s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1268148
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$2,900.00
White faience shabti, depicted mummiform, wearing the side lock, with painted facial details, hands holding hoes, broad collar, seed sack on back and with a vertical line of hieroglyphic text reading "The iIluminated one, the Osiris, Sem Priest of Ptah, r m a (possibly "Rema"). New Kingdom, Ramesside Period, XIXth Dynasty, Ca. 1279 - 1193 BC. Height: 5 1/2 in. (14 cm). Intact. From a German collection, before 1980.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1264690
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A fine faience seated cat amulet, with two seated kittens on top of her head, two kittens in front of her legs and two kittens nursing under her stomach. Areas of cream-white surface. Intact suspension loop on the back. Third Intermediate to Late Period, 1000-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Intact. Ex. NYC private collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Bronze : Pre AD 1000 item #1261732
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$2,500.00
Egyptian bronze statuette of goddess Bastet, standing, with the body of a lady and the head of a cat. She wears an elaborate tight- fitting dress, holding a sistrum in her right hand, and a small basket hangs from her left arm. Her left hand holds an aegis, possibly with the head of a lion surmounted by the sun disc. Possibly from Bubastis during the 26th Dynasty, 664-525 B.C. 3 1/4 inches high. Part of base gone. Otherwise, intact. From a Dutch collection, acquired during the early 1980s...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1261513
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$1,495.00
A fine blue-green glazed faience example of the feline deity, seated on an openwork throne with depictions of the snakegod Nehebkau. Wearing a tripartite wig and holding a sistrum. Well defined facial features. Areas of cream-white surface mottled with blue-green. Intact suspension loop on the back of the head. Late Period, 600-400 B.C. 2-1/2"H. Repaired on waist. Center part of sistrum gone. Ex. Lila and Elliott Roberts collection, NYC., acquired in the 1950's.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Pre AD 1000 item #1260933
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$1,200.00
A fired clay cone with the circular face bearing a hieroglyph text which reads "The venerated one in the presence of Osiris, the hereditary prince, Amenhotep, son of the dignitary Hapu, of Kemwer, true of voice (Kemwer was a locale in the 10th nome of Lower Egypt, near Athribis). New Kingdom, 18th Dynasty, 1550-1292 B.C. 2 3/4 inches in diameter, 5 3/4 inches long. Intact. From a Swiss private collection from the 1970s.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1256841
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$375.00
Depicted standing on an integral base, with a dwarf-like body and stout bandy legs, his fists clenched on either side of his rounded belly. Late-Ptolemaic Period, 600-30 B.C. 1 5/8 inches high. Intact with intact suspension loop. Ex. French collection. The Egyptian Pataikos is a special manifestation of the creator god Ptah and the dwarf-like appearance symbolizes his magical power.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Roman : Pre AD 1000 item #1255954
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$1,450.00
A fine pair of ancient gold earrings. With roundels on top with garnet inserts on roundels, elongated oval attachments underneath with three droplets containing garnet and glass underneath. 1st-3rd century AD. Measuring 1 3/4 inches from top of loops to bottom of droplets. From a NYC collection.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Ancient World : Egyptian : Faience : Pre AD 1000 item #1253794
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$625.00
Seated bi-color Isis, wearing a tripartite wig, sitting on an elaborately detailed throne, open work between legs at the ankles, between arms and body and between legs and front of throne, her left arm supporting the seated Horus on her lap, and Isis offering her breast to the nursing Horus. Third Intermediate Period, 1000-700 B.C. 2 1/8 inches high. Suspension loop and crown gone. From a North Carolina estate.